Crime scene investigators and forensic scientists in Southern Illinois are now working in a new State Police crime lab.
St. Louis County police are getting ready to takes the wraps off their new crime lab later this morning.
St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch is requesting an investigation of the $3.75 million contract awarded to a company co-owned by Police Board Chairman Gregory Sansone.
To achieve accreditation, the crime laboratory had to demonstrate that it met or exceeded the highest established standards for forensic laboratories.
She failed to complete tests in seven cases